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Are Frequent Colds A Sign Of Hiv

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Frequent Colds a sign of HIV?

Hi...if i have one cold per month since 2 or 3 years ago...do you think this could be an alarma to be tested...?I mean is COLD sign of HIV ? Are 12 colds per year to many to worry about it ?With Love
Judith Feinberg, M.D.

Response from Judith Feinberg, M.D.

University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine
...Frequent colds-- even one a month-- have nothing to do with HIV. Read more »

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Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Are frequent colds(one a month) a symptom of hiv infection? I had a negative Elisa at 84 days post exposure, is this promising? Read more »

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Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...gone only these ones won't go away.Also if this is my immune system causing these problems,wouldn't i have other problems like frequent colds or flu's. Read more »